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Posted on: March 7, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Nike IHM Honored for More Than Two Decades of Growth and Global Success in Missouri Research Park

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March 7, 2017

Contact: Mary Enger, Communications Director, 636-949-1856, or 636-443-1008,

St. Charles County, Missouri—Nike IHM, a subsidiary of Nike Inc., recently was honored by the St. Charles County Workforce Development Board for its growth and global success. The company has been located in Missouri Research Park at Highway 40-61 in the Weldon Spring area for more than two decades.

Originally founded in 1964 as Tetra Plastics, the company was purchased by Nike in 1991, and moved to the Missouri Research Park in 1995. Today, Nike IHM has approximately 516 employees and produces Nike Air products sold and enjoyed around the world.

 “When people rave about Nike Air products, they are celebrating success made right here in St. Charles County,” said Scott J. Drachnik, Director of the St. Charles County Department of Workforce & Business Development. “The County is proud of Nike IHM and we are honored to partner with them on workforce and economic development issues that help their company and our community succeed and grow together.”

Nike IHM currently is hiring 125 full-time production workers for their growing facility in the Missouri Research Park. The company also is searching for a Production Manager, Manufacturing/HR Coordinator, Director of Facilities & Maintenance, Tooling Technician and Quality Assurance Lab Technician. To find out more and apply, visit

For more information about the local economy, please contact the St. Charles County Department of Workforce & Business Development at 636-255-6060, or visit


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